Western Dakota Tech Foundation scholarships application for Spring 2022-2023 is now open from August 1st to October 15th.  The WDT Foundation Scholarship Application is a universal application that automatically applies student to every WDT Foundation Scholarship they are eligible for the application term.

Spring 2022-2023 WDT Foundation Scholarships

Bert Jung Memorial - $100

Capt. Deb Cady Memorial - Entire CJUS275 Course (approx. $4,000)

Craig & Joan Uhre - $1,000

Crazy Horse Memorial - $500 to $2,000 (multiple awards)

eCampus Textbook Scholarship (Amount(s) Vary)

Gilbert Zastrow Memorial - $750

Jean Jung Memorial - $100

John T. Vucurevich Foundation Nursing - $1,500 to $2,500 (multiple awards)

John T. Vucurevich Foundation - $1,500 to $2,500 (multiple awards)

Milton DeBrie Memorial - $500

Northern Hills DAV - $1,000

Ryan McCandless Memorial - $1,000

Ryan Prince Memorial - $200

South Dakota Dental Foundation $1,000 (two awards)

SD Education Access Foundation - $1,000 or $2,000 (multiple awards)

South Dakota Sheriff's Association - $500 (two awards)

Thomas Gaiter Foundation Scholarship (one $500 award or two $250 awards)

WDT Faculty & Staff - $500 (three awards)

Zonta Club of the Black Hills for Women in Non-Traditional Fields - $1,000








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      Applications Cycle Jan. 1st - March 31st


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Application Resources

Thank You Template

Important Dates

August 1st, 2022

WDT Foundation Spring Scholarship Application Opens


October 4th, 2022

Scholarship & Financial Aid Workshop


October 15th, 2022

WDT Foundation Spring Scholarship Application Closes


December 1st, 2022

Spring Scholarship Award Notifications Emailed


December 16th, 2022

Thank You Letters Due from Spring Scholarship Recipients


January 1st, 2023

WDT Foundation Fall Scholarship Application & Build Dakota Scholarship Application Open


March 31st, 2023

WDT Foundation Fall Scholarship Application & Build Dakota Scholarship Application Close



3rd Party Scholarships

Western Dakota Tech maintains a list of scholarship opportunities that are available from outside agencies and organizations. We encourage you to review the list to see more scholarships that may be available to you.

3rd Party Scholarships Listing (Excel Document)

Assistant Director of Scholarships

Andrew Kapelewski




Scholarship Outreach Specialist

Chutima Supboon